Mandvi beach is loacted about 60 kms from Bhuj, in the historical port city of Mandvi. In the ancient times it used to be an important location on the spice trade route as well as the desert caravan route. The famous snack 'dabeli' is said to have been invented in Mandvi. The town has a quintessential Kutchi culture and has several excursions for visitors. Mandvi beach resort at Vijay Vilas palace is a breathtaking experience. There are several other budget accommodations available as well, but the beach at the Palace is truly exclusive and stunning.